Human body and its parts. Personal beauty

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The Body of Nature and Culture
Palgrave Macmillan (2008)
US$115.00

This book explores the relationship of human bodies with natural and cultural environments, arguing...

Metrosexual Masculinities
Palgrave Macmillan (2014)
US$90.00

Modern men the world over are becoming increasingly fascinated with their image, spending more of...

Beauty and the Beast
University of Chicago Press (2012)
US$28.00

Beauty and the Beast  begins with the question: Is beauty destined to end in tragedy? Drawing...

Yuletide Blessings: Christmas Stories that Warm the Heart

Yuletide Blessings

Christmas Stories that Warm the Heart

B&H Publishing Group (2013)
US$12.99

There's something for everyone in this collection of heartwarming Christmas stories and essays that...

The Search for the Beautiful Woman: A Cultural History of Japanese and Chinese Beauty

The Search for the Beautiful Woman

A Cultural History of Japanese and Chinese Beauty

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2012)
US$67.50

For centuries, Japanese culture, including ideals of feminine beauty, was profoundly shaped by...

Cultural Encyclopedia of the Penis
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2014)
US$97.50

An A-to-Z encyclopedia devoted to the penis, offering refreshing, thoughtful, and wide-ranging...

Cultures of the Abdomen: Diet, Digestion, and Fat in the Modern World

Cultures of the Abdomen

Diet, Digestion, and Fat in the Modern World

Palgrave Macmillan (2005)
US$105.00

We live in a world obsessed with abdomens. Whether we call it the belly, tummy, or stomach, we take...

Tattoos in American Visual Culture
Palgrave Macmillan (2007)
US$105.00

In analyses of tattoo contests, advertising, and modern primitive photographs, the book tells the...

Real Bodies: A Sociological Introduction

Real Bodies

A Sociological Introduction

Macmillan Education UK (2017)
US$43.99

This introductory text sets out to make the links between sociological theories of the body and...

Living Across and Through Skins: Transactional Bodies, Pragmatism, and Feminism

Living Across and Through Skins

Transactional Bodies, Pragmatism, and Feminism

Indiana University Press (2001)
US$15.95

Explores the dynamic relationship between bodies and the world around them. What if...